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Fernandez homers in comeback to help Miami beat Giants, 5-4

Miami Marlins' Jose Fernandez (16) watches his home run during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants in Miami, Thursday, July 2, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)

MIAMI (AP) — Jose Fernandez’s comeback required a comeback.

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Liriano lead Pirates to 8-4 win, sweep of Tigers

Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Francisco Liriano throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, Thursday, July 2, 2015, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

DETROIT (AP) — Francisco Liriano pitched seven shutout innings in a rare victory over the Detroit Tigers as the Pittsburgh Pirates finished a three-game sweep with an 8-4 win on Thursday afternoon.

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Magic taking slow approach with 5th overall pick Hezonja

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — If Orlando Magic draft pick Mario Hezonja had it his way he’d hop headfirst into the NBA fire.

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Herrera’s bunt, blast leads Cubs over feeble Mets for sweep

Chicago Cubs' Jonathan Herrera hits a two-run homer during the sixth inning of the baseball game against the New York Mets at Citi Field, Thursday, July 2, 2015 in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

NEW YORK (AP) — Jonathan Herrera filled in neatly for Kris Bryant, driving in three runs with a squeeze bunt and homer that sent Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs past the feeble New York Mets 6-1 Thursday for a three-game sweep.

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Murray coasts to straight-set win over Haase at Wimbledon

Rafael Nadal of Spain walks after losing the singles match against Dustin Brown of Germany, at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Thursday July 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)

LONDON (AP) — Two-time champion Rafael Nadal is making another early exit from Wimbledon, after losing in the second round to a 102nd-ranked qualifier who played the match of his life.

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